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Cephalus accidentally kills Procris.

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1623736
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Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm) (1600-1642) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- B-C

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 16--
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-B-C
Topics
Trees
Spears
Death
Mythology
Grief
Accidents
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
Cephalus (Greek mythology)
Procris (Greek mythology)
Notes
Content : Cephalus accidentally stabs his wife with a javelin, mistaking her for a wild animal while hunting.

Source identifier : 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)

Content: Includes additional text in Latin and German. Written on border: "'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 7.) ; Engr. after J.W. Baur, 17th cen."
Physical Description
Form: Copper engravings ( Art and Architecture Thesaurus )
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18.4 x 24.9 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: a2c31e00-c5be-012f-f22c-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 16: Issued
  • 1600: Creator Born
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Cephalus accidentally kills Procris." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 16--. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0bfe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Cephalus accidentally kills Procris." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0bfe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (16--). Cephalus accidentally kills Procris. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0bfe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Cephalus accidentally kills Procris.